Daniel (Dan) Shapiro
(1920 - 1982)
Daniel (Dan) Shapiro was active/lived in New York, Vermont, California. Daniel Shapiro is known for painting, printmaking, teaching.
Biography Daniel (Dan) Shapiro
Daniel (Dan) Shapiro (1920-1982)
Painter, Printmaker, Teacher
Dan Shapiro was an eloquent and inventive painter, printmaker and teacher with an unwavering commitment to making art. Throughout his life he explored a diverse range of imagery techniques and processes. As a Professor of Art at the University of California at Davis for close to a quarter century, his work, ideas and personality had a strong impact on a whole generation of artists who passed through that department,
Born in New York in 1920 he studied at Cooper Union receiving a certificate, with honors in painting and design, in 1941. After a brief stint in the army he found employment as a free-lance designer of re
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